Greater Boston Regional Planning Blueprint
With direction from the Governor’s Workforce Skills Cabinet, the Greater Boston Regional Planning Blueprint outlines workforce priorities for the Metro North, Metro West, and City of Boston workforce regions. Educational, workforce, and economic development stakeholders in all three regions developed the blueprint. For more information on the Commonwealth’s Regional Planning initiative, visit:
WIOA Local 4-Year Plan
A link to the MassHire Metro North Workforce Board’s current FY22-FY25 WIOA Local 4-Year Plan is below.
Metro North & WIOA Partners Umbrella Memorandum of Understanding
Metro North MOU Partners Umbrella MOU and related documents are below.
Labor Market Information
MassHire Metro North Workforce Board is proud to support the work of the workforce development, education, and economic development organizations in our communities. We are happy to provide labor market information to inform programmatic decisions or endorse grant applications. Partners who would like to request labor market information, reports, or access to data must complete the following Labor Market Data Request Form.
Looking for the latest unemployment rates, occupation data, or industry information on Metro North cities and towns? Check out the Commonwealth of Massachusetts’ labor market information website.
Career Pathway Tools
My Next Move is an interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options. Users can find careers through keyword search; by browsing industries that employ different types of workers; or through the O*NET Interest Profiler, a tool that offers personalized career suggestions based on a person’s interests and level of work experience.
Evaluation of Youth Labor Market in Metro North
In 2019, we partnered with UMass Donahue Institute to analyze the characteristics of the youth labor market in Metro North. Click the link below to read our findings.